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Dates & Cost

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*2017 First-Year, Transfer, and Non-Traditional Student Orientation Dates

DateDayAvailability
December 4
Monday
(1 day)
Preview Tentative Schedule
Opens on October 3
December 11
Monday
(1 day)
Preview Tentative Schedule
Opens on October 3

How much does it cost?

The basic cost of your Orientation is covered by the New Student Curriculum fee. You’ll see this charge on your fall tuition and fees statement. For first-year students starting in the fall, you are encouraged to stay overnight on campus for an additional $30.  If you are bringing your family, guest fees are listed below: Limited overnight-fee and guest-fee waivers available by request.  You must have a FASFA application on file to qualify. Please call (208) 426-1679 to inquire.

Optional Fees:

  • Overnight Lodging Fee: Chaffee Residence Hall (one night): $30 per student
  • 2-Day Family Orientation Guest Fee: (adults age 12+): $70 per family member
  • 2-Day Family Orientation Guest Fee: (children under 12): $20 per family member

Parents and family guests do not have the option to stay overnight on campus.

Note: Payments for overnight lodging and guest fees are nonrefundable.